Perioperative Nursing

September 2021

Availability: Apply in early October 2020
Credential: Ontario College Graduate Certificate ( 1 semester )
Classes begin:
September 07, 2021
Offered at:
Sutherland Campus
Program code:
RNF
Tuition & Ancillary Fees:
*Tuition amounts are from the 2018-2019 academic year and are subject to change.
Complete tuition detail below

January 2022

Availability: Apply in early October 2020
Credential: Ontario College Graduate Certificate ( 1 semester )
Classes begin:
January 10, 2022
Offered at:
Sutherland Campus
Program code:
RNF
Tuition & Ancillary Fees:
*Tuition amounts are from the 2018-2019 academic year and are subject to change.
Complete tuition detail below

Important program information for the 2020/2021 academic year

The chart below indicates the status of delivery for this program in upcoming academic terms. Please note that program delivery is subject to change based on government and public health requirements and the college's admissions policies.

Sem 1
Fall 2021
Online

Program Highlights

This nursing specialty for RNs gives you the skills to become a part of the surgical team, working with surgeons and anesthesiologists. The program includes extensive lab practice and clinical field experience as well as evidenced based theory. The certificate has been designed in accordance with the Standards of Practice of the College of Nurses of Ontario, and in alignment with the guidelines and Standards of Practice of the Operating Room Nurses Association of Canada (ORNAC).

Why Choose Fleming

The Perioperative Nursing program has strong links with Peterborough and the surrounding community's health care facilities and organizations, ensuring students have excellent clinical opportunities.

Work Experience

Two placements with increasing responsibility will help integrate theory with clinical practice and explore the roles and responsibilities of a perioperative nurse.

Is This For You

This specialization can open more employment opportunities and bring new challenges. As a Perioperative Nurse, you will gain specialized training in the pre, post, and intra-operative phase of the surgical process. You will be working under pressure in a rewarding and fast paced environment that requires good time management and critical thinking.

Minimum Admission Requirements

Students applying to Perioperative Nursing must meet the following requirements:

  • BScN Degree, Registered Nurse (RN) in good standing with the College of Nurses of Ontario.
  • Students with a RN Temporary License to practice will also be considered.

OSSD with majority of courses at College (C ) or Open (O) unless otherwise stated.
Grade 12 C courses will be accepted where Gr 11 C course requirements are listed.
Where College level courses are listed, U and M courses will be accepted.

Tuition Detail

Tuition and ancillary fees are subject to change without notice. The fees presented below reflect Fall start programs only for the current academic year. For details about the fee differences for other program start dates please refer to the below.

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